The characters are Katie, Tony , Q ,Matt, Hooter. The setting is in Tony's backyard. They are at the first adventure club meeting and Matt had to bring along his sister Katie. Then they go on the trail to the Levart lake.
The problem is that they are going back to 1776 which was the battle of trenton . In the revoluntionary war. Once they got out of the boat they got seperated because Matt gave George Washington's cape back and had to follow the troops while the rest of the group had to stay because a solider was going to watch them.
They tried to look for each other. So they could get back on the boat. Matt got a new friend named Isreal.While Matt was with his friend the rest of the group saw that the person that they were getting watched by fell on his bayonet.When the army was half up the trail Matt's friend Isreal died from the cold.
The climax of the story is that Katie and Q got caught by the German Hessians. Matt found out because Tony and Hootor found him and informed him that Katie and Q were caught. So they went to find the camp were Katie and Q were.
Katie and Q Got caught by the Hessians!
The Resolution was that Katie found the boat to the 20th century.They all were happy that they could go back and not see this battle ever again. They were even more happy after George Washington gave his extra socks to katie.
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The conclusion of the story is that they got back to Tony's backyard. They were all happy that they could be in their nice cozy houses.The lesson of the story is to not go anywhere dangerous without supervision.